As everyone is making plans for fun activities to do with family visiting from out of town this holiday season, here is a list of Christmas-themed concerts, shows, events and lights in our area. Bundle up and gather with loved ones at these Holiday Events.
A Philly Pops Christmas | Philadelphia
December 3-17, 2022
Celebrate the season with the POPS! Hamilton star Mandy Gonzalez returns for her fourth Christmas with the POPS, joined by Broadway sensation and small-screen heartthrob Jordan Donica! Spectacular Sounds of the Season include the dazzling, unique, and all-new program with over 300 performers, including The Philly POPS Festival Chorus, The Philadelphia Boys Choir, the African Episcopal Church of St. Thomas Gospel Choir, and Santa!
With more than 10 million albums sold, TSO has inspired generations of fans to rediscover the multi-dimensional art form of the rock opera, and they are back for their 2022 Christmas Tour: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve: The Best of TSO & More! The 60-stop tour includes shows in Allentown (Dec. 16), Pittsburgh (Dec. 17), Philadelphia (Dec. 18), Hershey (Dec. 21), Columbus (Dec. 23), Washington, D.C. (Dec. 26) and Cleveland (Dec. 30).
Pentatonix | Hershey, Pa.
December 20, 2022
Three-time Grammy® Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artist Pentatonix has sold more than 10 million albums worldwide and performed for hundreds of thousands of fans at their sold out shows across the globe. The group has had two #1 albums on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart, received multiple RIAA certifications for multi-platinum, platinum and gold-selling albums and singles, a Daytime Emmy nomination, starred in three holiday specials on NBC and featured in Pitch Perfect 2.
Christmas Spectacular starring the Radio City Rockettes | New York City
November 18, 2022 – January 2, 2023
Experience the magic of the holidays at the grand Radio City Music Hall for a special night out. The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes Presented by Chase returns and we can’t wait to welcome you back!
Disney on Ice: Frozen and Encanto | Philadelphia
December 25-31, 2022
For the first time, Disney On Ice invites families to step inside the magical adventures of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Frozen, the #1 Animated feature of all time, and Disney Animation’s Encanto, the 2022 Academy Award, BAFTA, and Golden Globe Award winner for Best Animated Feature, as they come to life like never before. This adventure on ice transports fans into two of the most popular Disney films as audiences can sing-along to their favorite songs while embracing world-class ice skating, aerial acrobatics and more.
Longwood Gardens: The Art of Christmas | Kennett Square, Pa.
November 18, 2022 – January 8, 2023
This holiday season, Longwood Gardens showcases botanical splendor at its finest. Their horticulture artists use plants as their palette to create an extraordinary display of floating floral designs, festive trees draped in gilded garland, gardens of bold blooms, an extravagant floral shop dressed for the holidays, and so much more. Outside, gaze upon botanically inspired light displays, explore enchanting treehouses, savor the sounds of the season, and find new imaginative surprises that are sure to delight.
Hershey’s Sweet Lights | Hershey, Pa.
November 11, 2022 – January 1, 2023
Enjoy nearly 600 illuminated, animated displays from the comfort of your car as you drive through 2 miles of wooded trails at Hershey Sweet Lights®! Hershey Sweet Lights is located at 1183 Sandbeach Road, Hershey, PA 17033.
The Steubenville Nutcracker Village | Steubenville, Ohio
November 22, 2022 – January 7, 2023
The world’s largest collection of life-sized nutcrackers will be on display in historic downtown Steubenville throughout the entire holiday season. The exhibit is free and open to the public 24 hours a day. Visit steubenvillenutcrackervillage.com for a detailed schedule of events.